Prosciutto-wrapped salmon skewers
- ¼ cup 60 ml fresh basil, finely chopped
- 1 lb 450 g salmon, boneless fillet, frozen in piecessalmon, boneless fillets, frozen in pieces
- 1 pinch 1 pinch ground black pepper
- 3½ oz. 100 g prosciutto, in slices
- 1 tbsp 1 tbsp olive oil
- 8 8 wooden skewerwooden skewers
- 1 cup 225 ml mayonnaise
- Soak the skewers.
- Chop the basil finely with a sharp knife.
- Cut the almost thawed lax-filet pieces length-wise and mount on the skewers.
- Roll the skewers in the chopped basil and pepper.
- Slice the prosciutto into thin strips and wrap around the salmon.
- Cover in olive oil and fry in a pan, oven or on the grill.
- Serve with the mayonnaise or a hearty salad and a rich aioli.
Frozen salmon pieces work very well. It's easier to thread them on the skewer when the fish is still a little bit frozen.